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Spark New Zealand Director Appointment

Thursday, 14 December 2017, 1:49 pm | Spark

The Spark New Zealand Board announced today it has appointed Pip Greenwood as an independent non-executive director to the Board, to replace Mark Verbiest who retired in November 2017. Ms Greenwood's appointment will take effect from 1 April 2018. More >>

Spark Turns on 4.5G in Central Taupō

Wednesday, 6 December 2017, 9:43 am | Spark

• 4.5G is capable of delivering up to 3-5 times more speed and capacity than 4G from a single mobile tower to compatible devices More >>

Spark Delivers Mobile Coverage to Te Hiku o Te Ika Marae

Tuesday, 28 November 2017, 9:02 am | Spark

Spark Delivers Mobile Coverage to Te Hiku o Te Ika Marae in the Far North More >>

Spark Delivers Its 25th 4.5G Site in Invercargill

Thursday, 9 November 2017, 11:39 am | Spark

• 4.5G is capable of delivering up to 3-5 times more speed and capacity than 4G from a single mobile tower to compatible devices More >>

Spark enhances IoT network capability

Tuesday, 7 November 2017, 10:41 am | Spark

New Zealand’s largest telco takes a dual-network approach to enable flexible IoT solutions, trialing nationwide LTE Internet of Things network alongside a LoRa low-power network. More >>

Spark Delivers New Mobile Coverage for Kirwee

Friday, 20 October 2017, 12:00 pm | Spark

Spark has activated a new mobile cell site in the Canterbury town of Kirwee, delivering new 4G mobile coverage to the popular rural town. More >>

Krack Global Security Vulnerability of Wi-Fi Networks

Tuesday, 17 October 2017, 11:02 am | Spark

Spark has become aware overnight of a global security vulnerability that has the potential to put all Wi-Fi networks, and the devices that access those networks, at risk of being compromised. We are not aware of any Spark customers who have been ... More >>

iPhone 8 & iPhone 8 Plus Arrive at Spark on 22/9

Friday, 15 September 2017, 11:56 am | Spark

AUCKLAND — September 15, 2017 — Spark has announced it will offer the new generation iPhone 8 and iPhone 8 Plus. Customers will be able to pre-order iPhone 8 and iPhone 8 Plus beginning at 7.01 PM this evening, Friday, 15 September, at www.spark.co.nz/iphone ... More >>

Spark Offers Rollover Data & Minutes to Mobile Customers

Monday, 11 September 2017, 9:26 am | Spark

New Prepaid packs and Pay Monthly plans for consumers and small businesses include rollover so customers can keep data and minutes for when they need them most More >>

Spark activates 4.5G in Cromwell

Tuesday, 5 September 2017, 10:39 am | Spark

Spark announced today that Cromwell has become the latest town capable of getting the fastest mobile data speeds in the country, as 4.5G is switched on in Otago region. More >>

Spark & Cisco Collaborate on Bringing Products to NZ

Monday, 4 September 2017, 10:31 am | Spark

Spark New Zealand (Spark), Telegistics and Cisco today announced that they are working together to bring the Cisco Spark products to businesses in New Zealand. As part of this announcement Spark’s subsidiary Telegistics, has been named as a new distributor ... More >>

Kiwis set to get cheapest data ever

Friday, 1 September 2017, 10:04 am | Spark

Kiwis set to get cheapest data ever as Spark offers unlimited mobile data for under $20 a week More >>

Spark joins the Rainbow Tick community

Friday, 28 July 2017, 12:10 pm | Spark

Spark has today announced it has become New Zealand’s first telecommunications company to achieve Rainbow Tick certification. More >>

Spark network inter-island upgrade builds resiliency

Wednesday, 26 July 2017, 10:32 am | Spark

Spark announced today the completion of an upgrade to the Nelson-Levin inter-island cable link, providing improved resiliency. The Nelson-to-Levin link, is one of New Zealand’s three marine cables carrying data traffic between the North and South ... More >>

Spark network upgrade increases resiliency

Tuesday, 18 July 2017, 10:26 am | Spark

Spark has recently put the finishing touches on an upgrade of its core Optical Transport Network (OTN) in the South Island with the completion of the lower South Island loop from Invercargill, via Queenstown to Christchurch. This upgrade provides an additional ... More >>

Spark New Zealand to commence nationwide Internet of Things

Monday, 3 July 2017, 2:24 pm | Spark

Rollout of LoRa network will deliver coverage to high priority areas and unlock IoT potential for wide range of uses More >>

NZ Fire Service becomes 100th Spark Service customer

Thursday, 29 June 2017, 9:31 am | Spark

Spark has announced today that New Zealand Fire Service has become the 100th Telecommunications as a Service (TaaS) customer. More >>

Queenstown becomes New Zealand’s first town with 4.5G

Tuesday, 20 June 2017, 9:40 am | Spark

Spark announced today that Queenstown has become the town capable of getting the fastest mobile data speeds in the country, as 4.5G is switched on across five mobile towers in the area. Queenstown CBD, Frankton, and Arrowtown, and some areas in between ... More >>

Spark planning to take on direct management of all stores

Monday, 19 June 2017, 10:08 am | Spark

Moving away from a Dealer partner model to directly owned stores will allow Spark to showcase digital experiences to customers in an interactive retail environment More >>

Spark Plugs in Wellington City

Tuesday, 18 April 2017, 9:59 am | Spark

Spark and Wellington City Council partnering to extend Spark Plugs – electric vehicle charging in Spark phone boxes More >>

   

 

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